Wrexham Glyndwr University

Wales

Wrexham Glyndwr University is a fantastic place for you to study, learn and live. It has 3 campuses : Wrexham, Northop and St Asaph. It is a vibrant, friendly and inclusive learning community, focused on inspiring each student and placing them firmly at the heart of everything it does.

It's aim is to ensure students leave "work ready", whether that's through specialist advice or support, placements and work experience. The university prides itself on providing its students with high levels of satisfaction, support and career opportunities. 


Location

Mold Road
Wrexham
Wales
United Kingdom
LL11 2AW


About Wrexham Glyndwr University

Factsheet about: Wrexham Glyndwr University

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Wrexham Glyndwr University is a vibrant, friendly place where each student’s learning and future is given personal attention. Our career-focused degree courses are built around helping you fulfil your potential. Through strong links with industry we ensure each of our courses are designed to ensure you get the key skills you need for a career in your chosen area.

Upcoming Open Days?
  • 29th February 2020
  • 6th June 2020
  • 15th August 2020
As you look for a great place to study a course you'll love open days at Wrexham Glyndwr University, they are the perfect opportunity to discover everything we have to over
Brief outline of the university’s facilities

From our Centre for the Creative Industries to the dedicated Centre for the Child, Family and Society, we’re committed to providing learning environments focused on you and your development. The main campus in Wrexham offers a mix of teaching and lecture facilities, technology and much more.

Closest airport to the university?
(How long does it take to get from the airport to the main university campus?)

Liverpool John Lennon – 45 minutes

Manchester – 50 minutes

Student Union activities & societies? The students’ Union has a constantly-growing list of societies you can get involved with, giving you fantastic opportunities to socialise, make new friends and try something different. If you can’t find a society that suits you, they can help you set one up!

Scholarships & Bursaries
(Any specifically for NI students?)

Depending on your circumstances, you may be able to access or apply for additional financial support or scholarships at Wrexham Glyndwr University. Visit our dedicated fees page at wgu.ac.uk/fees

 

Ireland Student Accommodation Offer
Find out more:  https://www.glyndwr.ac.uk/en/accommodation/wrexhamvillage/

 
Ireland Student offer £50 towards open day travel costs

Find out more:
https://www.glyndwr.ac.uk/en/Howtoapply/VisitGlyndwrUniversity/OpenDays/NIstudentstraveloffer/

Internships/Placement/Study abroad opportunities?

Work-related learning is at the heart of our courses, providing opportunities for students to learn by working with industry, employers and professional clients. This enables our students to gain valuable experience, responding to live briefs and developing their own enterprising projects

What accommodation is available & what is the average cost?

You can choose from our selection of welcoming, comfortable and secure places to live, all conveniently located on or near our campuses.

Accommodation costs at the university’s on-campus Wrexham Village start at “112.50 per week, and Corbishley Hall (Northop) rooms are £87.50 per-week*, both on a 40-week contract.
*indicative accommodation costs based on 2018/19 figures.

Why Choose us?
  • Silver award for quality of teaching
  • Multi-award-winning students' union
  • A history dating back 138 years
  • Award-winning careers service
  • Our students come from over 40 different countries
  • Top 10 rising university in the uk

Link to university website wgu.ac.uk